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An exact guide to book-keeping by way of debtor and creditor: done after the Italian method. [electronic resource] : Containing I. Decimal arithmetick, in all its parts, made plain and easy: teaching how to apply decimals, in casting up merchants accompts, by a readier method than the common rules now in use. II. Thirty seven cases in domestick trade, and twenty cases in foreign trades, fully explain'd and put in practice. III. Book-keeping, in a very easy and familiar method, whereby any one may make himself capable of keeping accompts, without the instruction of a master. IV. By the help of a computation-book, shewing the true and exact method of entring, posting and closing accompts; never before made publick. V. The whole leidger ballanc'd by art, with a brief rule to apply this general ballance to a new inventory. By Thomas King, accomptant. Examin'd and approv'd by several eminent merchants and tradesmen, both in city and country
Bib ID 4866542
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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King, Thomas, Accomptant
 
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Description London : Printed for S. Cruttenden and T. Cox, at the Bible and Three Crowns in Cheapside, and W. Wyatt at the Corner of Kingsgate-street in Holbourn, 1717 
[8],39,[1];29,[1],13,[1],15,[45],8,8,9-14,[1] pages ; 4⁰. 
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'An exact guide to book-keeping: .. By way of waste-book, journal, and leidger: wherein examples .. are concisely enter'd' has a separate titlepage, bearing the imprint: 'London, printed for W. Wyatt. 1716', and separate pagination, partly duplicated; the register is continuous.

E reports after p. 15 of fourth sequence: four pages numbered 1; 1 unnumbered page; two pages numbered 1; two pages both numbered 3, 5, 7, etc. to 37; two unnumbered pages; two pages numbered one, followed by two pages numbered 2, etc. for each number to 8; 9-14,[1]p.

Reproduction of original from University of London's Goldsmiths' Library.

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English Short Title Catalog, T189747.

Hanson, 2327

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. 
Subjects Bookkeeping.
Place Great Britain England London.

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